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Adhesion Testing


Aerofin Laboratories can conduct qualitative & quantitative tests for evaluating the adhesion of organic and inorganic coatings on various substrates. Methods include: Pull off testing, Bend, Burnishing, Chisel-Knife, File, Grind-Saw, Heat-Quench, Impact, Peel and Scribe-Grid-Tape testing.

Many adhesion methods require conditioning or exposure to a specific environment prior to test. Aerofin Laboratories have the facilities to subject test pieces to humidity, Temperature, immersion and corrosion salt spray to name a few.

Test Methods include:

  • ASTM B 571
  • ASTM D 3359
  • ASTM D 2794
  • ISO 2409
  • Federal Test Method 6301.3
  • BSS 7225
  • ISO 4624

Paint Testing

Colour & Gloss testing.

Aerofin Laboratories can conduct Gloss and Colour tests for your business. Through instrumental gloss value determination, colour light booth comparison and instrumental determination of colour difference.

Test Methods Include:

ISO 2813

ASTM D523

AITM 2-0027

Aerofin Laboratories can evaluate process suitability
and effectiveness for your chosen application.